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Former US presidents, Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton pledge to receive COVID-19 vaccine on TV to show its safety
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Former US presidents, Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton pledge to receive COVID-19 vaccine on TV to show its safety

Former US presidents Barack Obama, George W Bush and Bill Clinton have pledged to receive coronavirus vaccine on camera to help promote the safety of the vaccine.   The effort comes as the Food and Drug Administration prepares to meet next week to decide whether to authorize a Covid-19 vaccine produced by Pfizer and BioNTech.   In an interview with SiriusXM host Joe Madison, Obama said that he would trust Anthony Fauci if the infectious disease expert declares a coronavirus vaccine to be safe.   “People like Anthony Fauci, who I know, and I’ve worked with, I trust completely,” Obama said. “So, if Anthony Fauci tells me this vaccine is safe, and can vaccinate, you know, immunize you from getting Covid, absolutely, I’m going to take it.”   Obam...
I’m Yet To Receive My Chief Of Staff’s Resignation Letter, Gov. Obaseki Reacts
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I’m Yet To Receive My Chief Of Staff’s Resignation Letter, Gov. Obaseki Reacts

The Governor of Edo State, Godwin Obaseki, has said he is yet to receive any official letter of resignation from his Chief of Staff, Taiwo Akerele. Akerele is believed to have stepped down “based on administrative and governance grounds”. However, the Governor in a statement signed by his Special Adviser on Media and Communication Strategy, Crusoe Osagie, insisted there is no official communication. Osagie stated that the story has only been making the rounds on social media. “In the past few hours, it emerged on social media that the Chief of Staff, Mr. Taiwo Akerele, has resigned his appointment with the Edo State Government. “While the Governor has not received any formal communication to this effect, he believes that this is a personal decision of Mr. Akerele. “Ho...
”It’s Fake News” Lai Mohammed Denies Reports Members Of The Presidential Taskforce On COVID-19 Receive N500k Daily As Sitting Allowance
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”It’s Fake News” Lai Mohammed Denies Reports Members Of The Presidential Taskforce On COVID-19 Receive N500k Daily As Sitting Allowance

The Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has described as fake news, reports making the rounds on social media that members of the Presidential Taskforce on COVID-19 have been receiving N500, 000 daily as sitting allowance. The Minister who spoke at a press briefing in Abuja on Wednesday, said he was shocked when he heard the rumor. He said members of the team have not received any allowance at all and that as a matter of fact, they have been the ones using their own money to carry out this National Assignment. “The issue I want to take on is that of the sitting allowance of half a million naira, paid to each of the members of the task force. You will remember that each time I come here, since I tested negative for Coronavirus, my other major problem has been fake n...
South Sudan President, Salva Kiir & Wife Receive TB Joshua As He Arrives Sudan
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South Sudan President, Salva Kiir & Wife Receive TB Joshua As He Arrives Sudan

President Salva Kiir and the First Lady Mary Ayen Mayardit received the Senior Prophet, Temitope Balogun Joshua, commonly referred to as T. B. Joshua in Juba upon arrival at Juba International Airport on Tuesday morning. A number of senior government officials and thousands of believers from across the country also gathered at Juba International Airport to welcome the senior prophet. In his remarks, President Salva Kiir described the visit of the Senior Prophet as a new beginning for South Sudan. President Salva Kiir called upon South Sudanese to interpret the message of the prophet as a call for permanent peace. In addition, President Salva Kiir also said the way South Sudan is represented on the international media is not exactly what you see when you are on the ground and th...
Sowore: DSS Claims They Wanted To Release Him But No One Came To Receive Him
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Sowore: DSS Claims They Wanted To Release Him But No One Came To Receive Him

The Department of State Services (DSS) has confirmed receiving the court order on the release of Omoyele Sowore, convener of the Revolution Now movement. Sowore was arrested in Lagos on August 3 and later flown to Abuja where he is being detained. A federal high court in Abuja had granted him bail but after fulfilling the conditions of the bail, the secret police did not allow him leave its custody. This sparked a nationwide outrage, with Femi Falana, his lawyer, threatening to sue the DSS. In a statement on Friday, Peter Afunanya, spokesman of the DSS, said while the agency has received the order, no one has visited the DSS to take delivery of the activist. “The DSS wishes to confirm that it has received the court order for the release of Omoyele Sowore,” the statement ...
Mo Abudu Becomes The First African To Receive The Médailles
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Mo Abudu Becomes The First African To Receive The Médailles

Mo Abudu just made history, as she became the first African to receive the Médailles d'Honneur in France. The Ebony Live CEO received the honor from MIPTV, a leading international market for content development and distribution, which honours senior executives for their significant contributions to the global television industry. Mo Abudu who became the first African to receive the Médailles d'Honneur, was handed the medal at a cocktail and awards ceremony which held in Cannes, France, at the InterContinental Carlton Hotelon Monday 8 April 2019.She tweeted; Camille Bidermann, Executive Director of the International Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, presented me with my award last night. Thank you so much Camille for your words of inspiration. Much love. A major part of my ...
I Almost Fainted When I Receive N10M From Rev Mother Esther – Baba Suwe
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I Almost Fainted When I Receive N10M From Rev Mother Esther – Baba Suwe

Popular comic actor Baba Suwe who has being reportedly sick for sometime now says he almost fainted whem he was told Rev mother Esther gave him 10million naira. In an interview conducted by Goldmyne TV, baba suwe said he almost fainted when he recieve the donation of 10m from the Rev mother Esther, he also added that the Rev mother and her husband call him and greet him. He said when he heard of the money he is to pay at America , Fart comes out of his buttocks, Baba suwe says Jokingly. Watch the Interesting Interview HERE   View this post on Instagram   Baba Suwe's reaction to the N10M donation from the prayerful woman IYA ADURA REVEREND MOTHER ESTHER ABIMBOLA AJAYI to take care of his ailment... A post sha...
Lagos INEC Yet To Receive Results 24 Hours After
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Lagos INEC Yet To Receive Results 24 Hours After

ELECTION observers, the media, agents of political parties, stakeholders have besieged the Lagos State Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, collation centre, Yaba, for announcement of results of Saturday’s Presidential and National Assembly elections in the state. As early as 10 am, yesterday, the collation centre, prepared for the collection and announcement of results from collation officers, COs from Local Government started getting busy with movement of people anxious for the results.. As at 6 pm the commission was still awaiting the official results from it’s collation officers from most of the local government areas. Though, at press time, some collation officers were seen with the election materials, also awaiting for the commencement of the exercise. Res...
Jumia Set To Receive ‘eCommerce Company Of The Year’ Award For Promoting Nigeria
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Jumia Set To Receive ‘eCommerce Company Of The Year’ Award For Promoting Nigeria

In recognition of its contribution to promoting micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Nigeria and for remaining the most trusted and recognised online retailer, the Board of Editors of Leadership Group Ltd., is set to recognise Jumia, Nigeria's no 1 shopping destination, with the eCommerce Company of the Year Award (2018). The Group Managing Director of the newspaper, Abdul Gombe disclosed this in a letter to the CEO of Jumia Nigeria, Mrs Juliet Anammah. The award will be conferred on Jumia at a ceremony slated to hold on Thursday, February 7, 2019, at the Abuja International Conference Centre. The letter read in part: "On behalf of Leadership Group Ltd, I am delighted to convey to you the decision of our enlarged Board of Editors which at a recent meeting for this purpo...
Aisha Buhari, Michelle Obama To Receive Awards At Miss Inspire Beauty Pagent
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Aisha Buhari, Michelle Obama To Receive Awards At Miss Inspire Beauty Pagent

” It will be a gathering of invisible women who will be getting the support of the Queen Mother Ngozi Bunmi Osibanjo to facilitate their projects. “The Miss inspire Nigeria beauty pageant is designed to raise confident, elegant and inspirational women who would use the power of their inner strength and character to provide solutions to some of the challenges facing our country Nigerian”, she said. On the awards, she said “Our special person of the year award will be going to Dr. Mrs Aisha Buhari for speaking up about her women globally and showing her motherly nature for Nigerian women while our ‘Icon of Innovation Award’ will be going to the wife of former president of USA, Michelle Obama. There’ll also be legendary achievement award to women who have succeeded immensely in t...
Osasu Igbinedion, Mike Adenuga, President Of Ethopia Receive Daar Awards 2019
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Osasu Igbinedion, Mike Adenuga, President Of Ethopia Receive Daar Awards 2019

The just concluded Daar Awards 2019 held in Abuja few days ago has recognised and honoured several personalities and outstanding media practitioners across Africa, including Dr. Osasu Igbinedion, the TV host of popular AIT political program, "The Osasu Show". Her honour may have been quite expected, because she has been outstandingly impressive and constructively proactive in her professional and career pursuits especially with her engagements with media related projects. Dr. Osasu was honoured with the award of "Young Achiever of the Year" in the Daar Awards 2019, which sustains her contributions in setting an enhanced agenda in the democratic development of our great nation. Amongst other award receipients were Governor Wike Nyson, King Sunny Ade, who received the Award for ...
Police Receive 104,289 Applications For 10,000 Jobs
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Police Receive 104,289 Applications For 10,000 Jobs

The Police Service Commission (PSC) on Tuesday said it has received 104,289 applications from Nigerians who want employment into the Nigeria Police Force as Constables. The spokesman of the PSC, Ikechukwu Ani, in a statement said, “this is just twelve days after the Commission’s Recruitment Portal was opened on November 30th, 2018.” He said: “The applications hit this figure as at 11.30am today, Tuesday, December 11th, 2018. The portal will officially close on the 11th of January, 2019 in compliance with the six weeks requirement by Federal Character Commission. “Niger State has the highest number of applicants at 7,985 while Bayelsa State has the least applications of 347. Kano State is second with 7,513, Katsina came third with 6,820; Bauchi fourth with 6,204 and Kaduna State fi...
Ekiti Workers Receive October Salaries. First Time In 10 Months
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Ekiti Workers Receive October Salaries. First Time In 10 Months

Ekiti state workers are elated as they received first salary in the same month since the past 10 months. Fayemi who promised to restore workers welfare in state has started walking his talks even within his first 14 days in office. Dr. John Kayode Fayemi also reiterated his plans to find solution to the arrears owe the workers by the out gone administration within his first 1 year in office.
‘Early This Year I Performed Other Artistes Songs For N3,500 , Now I Receive More Than A Million To Perform My Own Songs – Victor AD
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‘Early This Year I Performed Other Artistes Songs For N3,500 , Now I Receive More Than A Million To Perform My Own Songs – Victor AD

Rising singer, Victor AD who recently survived a robbery incident in Ogun State just shared another testimony saying, 'early this year I was paid 3,500 to perform other artistes songs for 4hours, now I receive more than a million to perform my own songs for a few minutes'.   He wrote, 'oh God!! na me be dis? Early dis year I was paid d sum of 3500 naira to perform other artistes songs for 4hrs live band, but now I receive more than a million to perform my own songs for few mins. If I no give God all the glory. Wetin I gain?'.
Kola Abiola Receives Late Father’s National Honour
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Kola Abiola Receives Late Father’s National Honour

The eldest son of late Chief Moshood Abiola, Kola Abiola, today formally received the national honour of the Grand Commander of the Federal Republic on behalf of his late father. It was presented to him by President Muhammadu Buhari after the citation of the late politician was read at the venue of the well-attended event holding inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja. Ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo, IBB, Bukola Saraki and Dogara are however absent at the investiture.
#BBNaija: Miracle Receives N12million Mercedes Benz
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#BBNaija: Miracle Receives N12million Mercedes Benz

Just exactly a week after winning the Big Brother Naija reality TV show 2018, Miracle has taken delivery of the Mercedes Benz SUV that was promised to the winner of the show. The young pilot was awarded N25million in cash and N20million worth of gifts, including an SUV Car, N4.7 million all-expense paid trip for two and a N3.3 million entertainment set, which adds up to the N45 million grand prize. Miracle aslo won a N1 million cash prize from Payporte Arena Games and N200,000 from the final wager. He also won the Pepsi Refresh Your Mix which fetched him N1 million and a trip to Dubai for the One Africa Music Fest, and a year’s supply of Pepsi and Aquafina. The much-loved reality star also won N500,000 from the Close-Up task. An estimate of Miracle’s winnings in cash prize, assets, and...
CNN Commentator Angela Rye Receives Backlash After Trying To Portray Adidas As Racist For Using Paul Pogba In Their Predator Ad
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CNN Commentator Angela Rye Receives Backlash After Trying To Portray Adidas As Racist For Using Paul Pogba In Their Predator Ad

CNN commentator Angela Rye who campaigned vigorously for Hillary Clinton during US last presidential campaign is under fire for her ignorant post about Paul Pogba's Adidas-Predator ad. After H&M's scandal over the weekend, which they apologized for on Monday, Angela Rye decided to find fault in Paul Pogba's ad for Adidas Predator, calling the ad racist. Well soccer/football fans weren't here for it. They called her ignorant and 'dumb' for assuming the ad was racist, citing other football players, including David Beckham who have been the face of the cleats brand.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie To Receive 2018 Barnes & Noble Writers For Writers Award
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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie To Receive 2018 Barnes & Noble Writers For Writers Award

Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been announced as one of the recipients of the 2018 Barnes & Noble Writers for Writers Award. She is being honored for her work with the Farafina Trust Creative Writing Workshop in Nigeria. The announcement was made by Poets & Writers. Chimamanda will receive the award alongside other writers Steve Cannon and Richard Russo. According to Susan Isaacs, chairman of Poets & Writers’ Board of Directors and also the chair of the committee charged with selecting the honorees, “We receive nominations from writers, publishing professionals, and others in the literary community. From the information about the nominees and their accomplishments, we select three writers and an editor who exemplify Poets & Writers’ core values: servi...
Woman Orders Yoga Mat, Receives $400K Worth Of Drugs
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Woman Orders Yoga Mat, Receives $400K Worth Of Drugs

A South Carolina woman was shocked when she opened up a package she received in the mail to find it contained a large bag of illegal drugs. The Rock Hill woman, who wanted to remain anonymous, said she met her mail carrier outside her home expecting to receive the yoga mat she had ordered. Instead, the woman was handed a heavy box and a bag of pills, which had spilled out of the package, ABC reports. According to WSOCTV, the box contained roughly 20,000 oxycodone pills worth an estimated $400,000. York County drug agents told the outlet that the box was shipped from Newport Beach, California. Drug unit commander Marvin Brown said that the drugs are usually shipped to "vacant apartments [and] homes where people have gone to work for the day." He said the pickup person waits outside th...
“No Nigerian Prophet Or Pastor Or GO Qualifies To Receive Your Tithes!” – OAP Freeze
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“No Nigerian Prophet Or Pastor Or GO Qualifies To Receive Your Tithes!” – OAP Freeze

As we all know, controversial OAP, Daddy Freeze is not a fan of pastors who live flamboyant lives and constantly stress on tithing during sermons. In this his new IG post, he told his followers that no Nigerian prophet or pastor or GO qualifies to receive their tithes.He wrote;  No Nigerian prophet or pastor or GO qualifies to receive your tithes!
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Tithes were only meant for the Levites, who were descendants of Levi son of Jacob and Leah no one else! These Levites are still around in Israel today.
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Levites were not allowed to own anything not houses not land or cars and DEFINITELY NOT PRIVATE JETS!
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The tithes were only paid once every 3 years in the year of the tithe Deut 14:27; NOT EVERY MONTH!
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Only 10% of the tithe was meant for the temple Nehemiah 10:38 the rest was mea...
Anambra State Governor Obiano Receives 2face Idibia In The State’s “Vote Not fight” Campaign Train
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Anambra State Governor Obiano Receives 2face Idibia In The State’s “Vote Not fight” Campaign Train

Governor Willie Obiano earlier today played host to 2face and members of the Vote Not Fight Campaign train at the governor's Lodge, Amawbia.  The musician who is the founder of 2face Foundation is in the state with the Vote not fight as part of efforts to mobilize Anambra Youths to participate actively in the upcoming governorship election and to shun Pre, during and post election violence. Addressing the group, Governor Obiano maintained that APGA, the party in power in the state is a peaceful party with a slogan that encourages brotherliness and also has a tradition of winning elections fair and square. According to him, the only reason why there will be disaster, is when anybody would want to thwart the people's collective mandate. 2face in his remarks, commended Governor Obia...
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Receives Bard College’s Mary McCarthy Award
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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Receives Bard College’s Mary McCarthy Award

Renowned Author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has become the first Nigerian to be awarded the Mary McCarthy Prize for her thought-provoking novels and charismatic public presence. The Mary McCarthy Prize in short fiction includes a cash award, publication of a collection of short stories, standard royalty contract and a short novel or novella. She attended the Mary McCarthy Prize in Bard College as a special guest. Chimamanda’s first novel Purple Hibiscus published in 2003 won the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize and has been translated to over 30 languages. Her second novel Half of a Yellow Sun (2006) won the Bailey’s Women Prize which is the world’s top prize for female writers. Her novel Americanah (2013) received the National Book critics Circle Award including many other recognitions like ...
Chimamanda Adichie To Receive Honorary Doctorate Degree From Williams College In US
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Chimamanda Adichie To Receive Honorary Doctorate Degree From Williams College In US

Acclaimed Nigerian author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie will receive an Honorary Doctorate Degree during the 228th Commencement Exercise at the Williams College in Massachusetts, US on the 4th of June.Adichie who will also be the principal speaker at the Commencement Exercise will receive a Doctorate degree with U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins, as well as former Williams College provost and current president of Washington and Lee University Will Dudley, public health and environmental advocate Gina McCarthy and Gavin A. Schmidt, the director of NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies.
“We Are Yet To Receive Isiaka Adeleke’s Autopsy Result” – Deji Adeleke
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“We Are Yet To Receive Isiaka Adeleke’s Autopsy Result” – Deji Adeleke

The family of the late Senator Isiaka Adeleke has made it known that they are yet to receive the result of the autopsy to ascertain the cause of his death from experts. Earlier, Amiloaded reported that the family of the deceased rejected the remains of the late Adeleke because they questioned the circumstances that surrounded his sudden death and therefore sent the corpse to Ladoke Akintola University Teaching Hospital, Osogbo for autopsy. Speaking in his country home Ede, the family spokesperson and brother of the deceased Deji Adeleke says the public should discountenance all social media reports which may have averred one reason or the other as the cause of Isiaka Adeleke's death saying the result of the autopsy carried out on the late Senator according to pathologists, will tak...
Abike Dabiri At The Airport To Receive Victims Of Trafficking
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Abike Dabiri At The Airport To Receive Victims Of Trafficking

The SSA to the President on Foreign Relations & Diaspora, Abike Dabiri was very late last night at the international airport to receive 41 girls who are victims of trafficking, from Mali. She said the girls who were trafficked there had shown interest of returning home, so the Government stepped in.
TTT Doesn’t Want To Receive Calls From Outside BBNaija. Nigerians React
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TTT Doesn’t Want To Receive Calls From Outside BBNaija. Nigerians React

During his diary session few minutes ago, housemate, Thin Tall Tony who is married with two kids but haven't mentioned it to any of the housemates told Big brother he wouldn't want to receive any call from outside the house! Lots of the housemates are anticipating talking to their family as Big brother will give them all a call advantage, but it seems TTT doesn't want to talk to his wife and kids for obvious reasons. Did he forget Nigerians are watching and might have found out now? Well, see reactions below...
Two Tamale Fans To Receive Cash Surprises From Edem
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Two Tamale Fans To Receive Cash Surprises From Edem

Rapper Edem’s fan army is growing fast, and the latest addition is a Tamale branch which can boast of thousands of lovers of the Volta Regime boss. Over the weekend, he met with these fans and then the love was simply awesome which brought tears down the cheeks of the rapper. At first, Edem, who wasn’t aware of this ‘mad fans’ of his had the opportunity to meet with the Tamale branch head and one of his very first staunch fans while in the capital town of the Northern Region preparing for “Operation Suhudoo” concert. Upon meeting them, he gave them the chance to listen to three of his unreleased songs and choose which one would hit nationwide. He further promised that, if they predict right, he would deposit an amount of Ghs 400 each into their bank accounts. After listening to the s...
It Took us 10 Working Days to Count The N1.2bn Gov. Fayose’s Ally, Abiodun Agbele Received From ONSA” – EFCC Witness
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It Took us 10 Working Days to Count The N1.2bn Gov. Fayose’s Ally, Abiodun Agbele Received From ONSA” – EFCC Witness

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), on Monday, November 14, 2016 continued the examination of its first prosecution witness, PW1, Alade Oluseye Sunday, on a case of alleged fraud against Abiodun Agbele, an aide to the governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, before Justice Nnamdi Dimgba of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja. Sunday, a manager and Branch Head of Zenith Bank Plc., Akure, whose evidence started on Thursday, October 27, 2016, maintained that the sum of N1,219,490,000 (one billion, two hundred and nineteen million, four hundred and ninety thousand Naira) that was conveyed via two aircraft was handed over to him by the first defendant (Agbele). “The money was mostly in N1000 notes while the rest were in N500 bills. Agbele gave us the instruct...
Real Madrid’s James And Mother Receive Death Threats on Twitter
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Real Madrid’s James And Mother Receive Death Threats on Twitter

Real Madrid star James Rodriguez has received death threats on Twitter, his mother has said on the social media network. Pilar Rubio posted a photo of a box containing a gun and bullets and a written message sent to her private Twitter account. She said she and her son had been targeted by another user who had sent the image along with a number of threats. Messages sent by the anonymous user included: "Do you want to see how James would look dead?" and "I'm coming to your house now, say goodbye to all your loved ones." Although Rubio's account is private, the image has since been widely shared online. The account from which the threats to Colombia international James and his mother were sent was created this month. Twitter has since closed it down. James was unable to pla...